Quanta Magazine: What Does It Mean for AI to Understand?

Featuring column by Melanie Mitchell, SFI fractal faculty, science board co-chair, and science steering committee member.

Space.com: Physicists create new state of matter from quantum soup of magnetically weird particles

Highlighting the work of Philp Anderson, theoretical physicist, Nobel laureate, and one of SFI's founders.

Hart Energy: America’s Natural Gas

Quoting SFI External Professor Seth Blumsack.

The New York Times Opinion: How to Tell When Your Country Is Past the Point of No Return

Highlighting the research of SFI Science Board Member Simon Levin.

POLITICO: HHS forecast shows Omicron stretching U.S. Covid testing supply

Quoting SFI External Professor Sam Scarpino.

NPR: Moderna vaccine no match for omicron except with booster, study finds

Quoting SFI Science Board Member and External Professor Lauren Ancel Meyers.

The New York Times: Omicron Is a Dress Rehearsal for the Next Pandemic

Highlighting SFI External Professor Sam Scarpino.

Yahoo! News: One year of COVID-19 vaccines: Millions inoculated, but hundreds of thousands still lost

Quoting SFI External Professor Sam Scarpino.

University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign Newsroom: New model accurately describes COVID-19 waves and plateaus

Highlighting SFI Science Board Fellow Nigel Goldenfeld.

Discover Magazine: Ancient Cities That No Longer Exist

Quoting SFI External Professor Scott Ortman.

Fast Company: Holiday Gift Reading List: 10 books CEOs recommend in 2021

Highlighting SFI Fractal Faculty and External Professor Sean Carroll.

VentureBeat: The limitations of scaling up AI language models

Quoting Melanie Mitchell, SFI fractal faculty, science board co-chair, and science steering committee member.

 

Princeton University Newsroom: Political polarization and its echo chambers: Surprising new, cross-disciplinary perspectives

Highlighting SFI Science Board Member Simon Levin.

The Atlantic: Omicron Will Change the Risk Landscape for Vaccinated People

Quoting SFI External Professor Sam Scarpino.

Project Syndicate: Green Growth at the End of the Flat World

Featuring SFI Science Board Member and External Professor Ricardo Hausmann.

 

WIRED: Renewable Energy Is Great—but the Grid Can Slow It Down

Quoting SFI External Professor Seth Blumsack.

Bloomberg: We Need to Be Cautious With Omicron

Featuring SFI External Professor Sam Scarpino.

ASU News: Computing scenarios for defusing polarized politics

Featuring SFI External Professor Stephanie Forrest.

Aeon: ‘Shut up and calculate’ does a disservice to quantum mechanics

Highlighting SFI Fractal Faculty and External Professor Sean Carroll.

Th Boston Globe: First Omicron variant case detected in Massachusets

Quoting SFI External Professor Sam Scarpino.